Chapter 4755-24 Fees

4755-24-01 Examination fees. [Rescinded].

Rescinded eff 5-1-06

4755-24-03 Initial license fee.

(A) The initial licensing fee for a physical therapist or a physical therapist assistant shall not exceed one hundred twenty-five dollars. The prescribed fee shall be submitted to the physical therapy section with the application for initial license, including license by endorsement. The initial fee is not refundable and does not include any fee for license renewal. Failure to pass the exam will require payment of the initial license fee for each subsequent exam attempt.

(B) In accordance with divisions (C) and (D) of section 4755.42 and division (C) of section 4755.421 of the Revised Code, the physical therapy section shall refund one half of the examination application fee if either of the following occurs:

(1) The physical therapy section does not approve the applicant to sit for the NPTE within one hundred twenty days of receiving a completed application; or

(2) The physical therapy section does not notify the applicant of the section's intent to deny the application in accordance with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code within one hundred twenty days of receiving a completed application.

(C) For the purposes of paragraph (B) of this rule, an application is considered complete once all materials are received by the section, including any additional documents or information requested by the section relevant to the section's evaluation of the application.

Replaces: Former 4755-24-03

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 03/21/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.42 , 4755.421 , 4755.45 , 4755.451
Prior Effective Dates: 2/1/92, 3/20/99, 3/20/08

4755-24-04 Biennial license renewal fee.

The biennial renewal fee shall not exceed one hundred twenty-five dollars for a physical therapist or a physical therapist assistant. The prescribed fee shall be submitted to the physical therapy section with renewal application.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 03/21/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.46
Prior Effective Dates: 9/26/78, 9/1/82, 7/15/95, 3/20/08

4755-24-05 License re-issuance fee.

The physical therapy section may issue a new wall-certificate upon receipt of the original wall-certificate or a notarized statement signed by the licensee and a fee not to exceed fifty dollars.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 03/21/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.41 , 4755.411
Prior Effective Dates: 9/1/82, 2/1/92, 7/15/95, 5/1/10

4755-24-06 Verification of licensure fee.

The fee to verify a license shall not exceed fifty dollars. The fee shall be submitted in a manner determined by the physical therapy section. Verification of licensure fees are not refundable.

Replaces: former 4755-24-06

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 03/21/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.411
Prior Effective Dates: 2/1/92, 8/14/00, 5/1/06

4755-24-07 Fee for mailing lists.

(A) The board shall maintain separate and combined listings of currently licensed physical therapists and physical therapist assistants along with the licensees' home addresses. The fee for the list of physical therapists and/or physical therapist assistants shall not exceed the actual cost of duplication and mailing.

(B) Any person may obtain a copy of the desired licensee list by:

(1) Writing the board at "Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainers Board, Columbus, Ohio, 43215-6108;"

(2) E-mailing the board at board@otptat.ohio.gov; or

(3) Calling the board at (614) 466-3774.

(C) The fee to obtain a paper copy of the licensee list shall not exceed the actual cost of duplication and mailing.

(1) The board may require payment prior to producing the list.

(2) Payments shall be made payable to "Treasurer, State of Ohio."

(D) There is no fee to obtain an electronic copy of the licensee list via e-mail.

Effective: 05/01/2011
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 12/07/2010 and 04/01/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.41 , 4755.411
Prior Effective Dates: 2/1/92, 8/14/00, 5/1/05, 5/1/06, 5/1/07

4755-24-08 Reinstatement fee.

The reinstatement fee shall be one hundred dollars. The prescribed fee shall be submitted to the board with the reinstatement application.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 03/21/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.42 , 4755.421 , 4755.44 , 4755.441
Prior Effective Dates: 9/21/01, 5/1/04, 5/1/05, 5/1/06, 5/1/07

4755-24-09 Waiver of Fees.

The physical therapy section may grant waivers of the fee requirements listed in this chapter in cases of undue hardship including, but not limited to, natural disasters and acts of terrorism.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 03/21/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.411
Rule Amplifies: 4755.411
Prior Effective Dates: 05/01/2006